White Wash

White Wash

Art Director:
  • Mike Salisbury
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White Wash (2011)

Also Known As: Whitewash

Opened: 09/09/2011 LA on 9/9; NY on 9/23

Sunset 5/LA09/09/2011 - 09/15/20117 days
Quad Cinema/NYC09/23/2011 - 09/29/20117 days

Trailer: Click for trailer

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Genre: Documentary

Rated: Unrated


WHITEWASH, the documentary, is a film exploring the complexity of race in America through the eyes of the ocean. Examining the history of "black consciousness" as it triumphs and evolves into the minds of black surfers, we learn the power of transcending race as a constructive phenomenon. The story is narrated by the legendary, Grammy Award winner Ben Harper (Fistful of Mercy, Relentless 7, Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals) along with Tariq "Blackthought" Trotter of the Grammy Award winning hip hop group, The Roots whom also originally scored the film.

Directed by Ted Woods and narrated by Ben Harper and Tariq Trotter Featuring Sal Masekela, Kelly Slater, Rob Machado, Buttons Kaluhiokalani, James Meredith, Sam George and Billy Wilmot.

The movie was produced by Ted Woods, Airrion Copeland and Dan Munger.